How do i release tension on alternator to get the belt off a 98 acura 3.2 tl?

Asked by Dec 07, 2011 at 01:30 PM about the 1998 Acura TL 3.2

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

ac belt broke. i need to change it,tensioner pulley and alternator belt

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There should be a square hole or a bolt head on the tensioner pulley where you can put a ratchet. This will let you move the pull to loosen the belt tension and slip it off.

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